Seerat Kapoor

Seerat Kapoor (born 3 April 1993) is an Indian film actress, model, choreographer and dancer who predominantly works in the Tollywood (Telugu). She began her career as an Assistant Choreographer for Rockstar. She made acting debut in 2014 Telugu film Run Raja Run.

Seerat Kapoor
Born
Seerat Kapoor

(1993-04-03) 3 April 1993 (age 27)
NationalityIndian
OccupationDance Instructor, Actress, Choreographer and Model
Years active2014–present

Early lifeEdit

Kapoor was born on 3 April 1993 in Mumbai, India. Her father, the late Vineet Kapoor was a hotelier and her mother, Neena Sihota Kapoor, is an air hostess with Air India. Her elder brother Varun Kapoor is a graduate from National Art School, Sydney, Australia and works as a freelance graphic designer.

Kapoor was educated at Mumbai's Podar International School, Santa Cruz and completed her pre-university course at R. D. National College, Bandra. She subsequently enrolled for a Bachelor Of Arts degree in Mass communication, but quit it due to scheduling conflicts with her acting.

At the time, she was at the peak of her dance career, which she began at age 16 for Bollywood choreographer; Ashley Lobo, The Danceworx, Mumbai.[1] Kapoor was a full-time dance instructor at the academy. In the course of her journey, Kapoor worked on Rockstar and was brought on board as Assistant Choreographer.

Intrigued by modelling, she trained as an actor at her cousin's grandfather's institution, Roshan Tanejaa School Of Acting.[2] In 2014, Kapoor debuted in Run Raja Run.

CareerEdit

Kapoor announced in 2014 that she would appear in Run Raja Run opposite Sharwanand, directed by Sujeeth . Run Raja Run was a commercial success.

In 2015 Madhu B. and N.V. Prasad signed her to play Ganga in the action film Tiger. Set against the backdrop of Varanasi, the film also starred Sundeep Kishan and Rahul Ravindran. Her next release (2015) came alongside Sumanth Ashwin in the R. Shamala directed romantic comedy, Columbus, produced by Ashwani Kumar Sahdev. Kapoor's performance was applauded as the highlight of the film in the role of Neeraja.

In October 2017, she completed filming Raju Gari Gadhi 2 opposite Akkineni Nagarjuna and was filming Touch Chesi Chudu opposite Ravi Teja and Allu Sirish's Okka Kshanam. Her latest release was on Netflix titled Krishna And His Leela (2020)

Kapoor endorsed several brands and products, including Vivel,[3] Engage Cologne Sprays,[4] Apollo Tyres for Dibakar Banerjee,[5] Mahindra gusto and[6] Intex with Farhan Akhtar.[7]

Other workEdit

In addition to acting and dancing, Kapoor is a trained Indian Classical singer from Rajesree School Of Music from age 12.

FilmographyEdit

Year Film Language Role Notes
2014 Zid Hindi Nancy Hindi Film
Run Raja Run Telugu Priya Telugu debut
2015 Tiger Ganga
Columbus Neeraja
2017 Raju Gari Gadhi 2 Suhanisa
Okka Kshanam Swathi
2018 Touch Chesi Chudu Divya
2020 Krishna and His Leela Rukhsar Netflix & Aha film[8]
Maa Vintha Gadha Vinuma Vineetha Venugopal Aha film[9]
As assistant choreographer

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Online Dance Classes In India Ballet". Thedanceworx.com. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  2. ^ "Discovering her calling". Thehindu.com. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  3. ^ "Will you say #AbSamjhautaNahin ?". YouTube. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  4. ^ "Engage Cologne Sprays TVC 45 sec". YouTube. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  5. ^ "Apollo Tyres - College Girl". YouTube. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  6. ^ "2016 #Mahindra #Gusto 125 (#India) promo video". YouTube. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  7. ^ "Intex Aqua Craze TVC With Farhan". YouTube. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  8. ^ "'Krishna And His Leela' First Look: Triple Romance". Times of India. 11 December 2019. Retrieved 2 May 2020.
  9. ^ "Childhood love is very innocent, says Seerat Kapoor in a candid interview!". Telly Chakkar. 19 March 2020. Retrieved 2 May 2020.
  10. ^ "Tollywood's latest debutante Seerat Kapoor". Deccanchronicle.com. 20 July 2014. Retrieved 9 August 2017.

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